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1997 Buick LeSabre Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Buick LeSabre

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1997 Buick LeSabre Problems

Erratic Fuel Gauge Operation

It is common for the fuel level sensor in the fuel tank read the fuel level incorrectly. The sensor must be replaced to correct the condition. Our technicians recommend having the complete fuel pump module replaced on high mileage vehicles.

Erratic Shifting of the Automatic Transmission

The transmission pressure control solenoid may fail causing erratic shifting. Our technicians tell us that partial dis-assembly of the transmission is necessary to replace a failed pressure control solenoid.

Engine Stalling Due to Mass Air Flow/Crankshaft Position Sensor Failure

The mass air flow or crankshaft position sensor may fail causing the engine to stall intermittently. Proper diagnoses will be necessary to determine the cause of any stalling condition.

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1997 Buick LeSabre Questions

What brand or type of puller is recommended to remove the harmonic balancer (1 answer)

What brand or type of puller is recommended to remove the harmonic balancer on a 1997
Buick Lsabre with a 3.8 Liter
v-6 engine ?

Only cold air coming out of the vent and I'm leaking antifreeze? (1 answer)

Over the summer the blower motor would come on and then turn off whenever it wanted to..It does the same with the heater but now only cold air and leaking antifreeze,what could it be?

Where is the blinker fuses for the turn signal, break lights ? (1 answer)

I got the burnt out bulb out, but I need to know how to fix my Blinker's by finding the right fuses or fuse box

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1997 Buick LeSabre Recalls

Recall 96V116000
A BACKFIRE DURING ENGINE STARTING CAN CAUSE BREAKAGE OF THE UPPER INTAKE MANIFOLD.
Recall 96V044000
THESE VEHICLES WERE ASSEMBLED WITH ONE OR MORE INCORRECT SAFETY BELT AND/OR SAFETY BELT BUCKLE ENDS. THIS DOES NOT CONFORM WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FMVSS NO. 209, "SEAT BELT ASSEMBLIES."

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1997 Buick LeSabre Reviews

Rated
based on 11 customer reviews
This was my grandparents until they passed away. I inherited their 1997 Lesabre Custom with 85,000 miles didn't drive many places since elderly people. The body is in good shape stereo with Delco cassette plays impressive very comfortable buckets, fixed one of the headlights wasn't working it still runs like new bought in 2005 as a free ride. I own this car now, thankfully hasn't made me put no...
hi this is dmarius knott i with to buy a buick for 100
My 97 Lesabre custom has 284000 miles on it. I'm not sure if that is original miles for it was a salvage car when I bought it. The body is tight with no rattles, steering is tight with no slack in the linkage, all controls and lights working properly, interior is like a new car, blue with white exterior, a very pretty car. I've done the normal maintenance, Brakes and recently the plastic intake...

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